Past Heartwood Classes

Below are Heartwood Folk School past classes on Pender Island (click class titles).  See upcoming Heartwood classes HERE.

You can also see the GULF ISLANDS CALENDAR for fascinating educational and other events on other islands!

 

2017 June – Amazing Living Soil (for Food Growers)

 

2017 April – Herb Growing & Gathering with Master Herbalist Don Ollsin

 

2017 March – Solar Photovoltaics: Global Perspectives, Local Solutions

 

2017 March – Bee in Your Garden Pollinator class

 

2017 February – Homeopathic First Aid 101

 

2017 February – Blacksmithing Basics

 

2017January – Heartwood Health & Happiness Hoedown

 

2016october – First Nations Cedar Basket Making

 

2016january – Introductory Homeopathy Classes

 

2015october – Building Simple Hoop Greenhouses

 

2015june – Food Preservation (Fermenting, Drying, Root Cellars & Canning

 

2015may – Do-It-Yourself Solar Hot Water, Passive Solar & Heat Recovery

 

2015april – Wilderness & Nature Skills

 

2015march – Practical Solar Photovoltaics

 

2015february – First Nations Pine Needle Basketry Classes

 

2015january – Composting Basics, and Soil Building

 

2014nov – Your First Food Garden, and Organic Growing

 

2014nov – Heat Pump, Wind, Water & Geothermal Energy – Local Options

 

2014nov – Solar Thermal & Photovoltaic – Intro to New Options & Incentives

 

2014septoct – Carpentry and Woodworking for Beginners

 

2014july – Practical & Computer Accounting for Local Groups & Enterprises

 

2014june – Top 20 Herbs to Wildcraft or Grow for our Health

 

2014june – Creating a Mushroom/Fungi Mixed Garden

 

2014march – Knitting & Wool Learning Day with Coast Salish Teachers

 

2013june – Fruit Trees & Fruit Juicing Workshop

 

2013march – Nettlefest Wild Plant Workshop & Community Dinner

 

2013feb – Innovation & Social Enterprise Workshop

 

2013january – Poultry Raising Workshop

 

2012november17-Energy Day workshop summary and poster

 

2012september29-Seed Saving Workshop and poster

 

Educational DVD/Film: Youth & Elders – Wisdom for a Brighter Future!

 

2012february 28 and 29 School Nut Tree Planting

 

2011November22-Solar Water Heating Information Meeting

 

2011November Energy Day summary and poster

ARTICLES ON PAST CLASSES

PCT-2011sept29-Energy Group Minutes

2011apr22-Release of Pender Energy Research Report

2011mar5-Let’s Grow More Food on Pender MINUTES

2010june10-Brighter Future Pender Show poster